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liliaceous


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Liliaceous  \Lil`i*a"ceous\  (l[i^]l`[i^]*[=a]"sh[u^]s),  a.  [L. 
  liliaceus,  fr  lilium  lily.  See  {Lily}.]  (Bot.) 
  a  Of  or  pertaining  to  a  natural  order  of  which  the  lily, 
  tulip,  and  hyacinth  are  well-known  examples. 
  b  Like  the  blossom  of  a  lily  in  general  form 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  liliaceous 
  adj  :  of  or  pertaining  to  or  characteristic  of  plants  of  the 
  family  Liliaceae 




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